Xabi Alonso

‘I had to get out of there’ – Player explains decision to leave Chelsea
Callum Hudson-Odoi has reflected on his decision to leave Chelsea on loan after struggling to secure game time at the club . ...
Former Liverpool midfielder frontrunner for big job in Germany with Bayer Leverkusen
Bayer Leverkusen are set to sack their manager Gerardo Seoane after the German club’s very poor start to the season and already...
‘They were all failures’ – Jamie Carragher digs out the players that cost him a league title with Liverpool
It’s unlike Jamie Carragher to be so salty but he’s clearly unhappy at never having won a Premier League title during his...
Video: Glen McAuley scores Puskas Award contender with own-half wonder strike in the 33rd minute of extra-time
It’s not too often that goals from beyond halfway are scored, and when they are they’re always spectacular. David Beckham, Wayne Rooney,...
Florentino Perez draws up four-man shortlist as Real Madrid search for Zinedine Zidane successor
Real Madrid have reportedly drawn up a four-man shortlist with their hunt for Zinedine Zidane’s successor set to begin. Los Blancos, who...
Liverpool legend takes first serious steps into management with confirmation of summer appointment at Bundesliga outfit
He was one of the greatest midfielders of his generation, lauded by team-mates and opponents alike. When Liverpool played well, it was...
Pep Guardiola lines up Liverpool legend to replace Mikel Arteta at Man City
It feels like players don’t just happily disappear into retirement anymore. Some will use their experience and enthusiasm to become coaches, while...
Video: Fernando Torres names dream XI and finally settles Gerrard vs Lampard debate
Former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has named his dream XI from players he played alongside in his career. The Spaniard...
Top 10 football matches of the decade: Liverpool vs Barcelona, Man Utd vs Arsenal, plus two Chelsea classics
There were genuinely too many great games to fit onto this list… Still, read on for our top ten football games of...
“He is connected to the game”- Xabi Alonso hails Liverpool ace
Former Liverpool star Xabi Alonso heaped praise on midfielder Fabinho for his impact on the Reds’ performances. The Brazilian international has made...
Jose Mourinho wants ‘surprise’ former Real Madrid superstar as his assistant at Los Blancos should he take over
Jose Mourinho wants 'surprise' former Real Madrid superstar as his assistant at Los Blancos should he take over...